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Ted's Coney Island Restaurants

3020 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-4017
+1 515-243-8947
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“gyros” (13 reviews)
“greek salad” (5 reviews)
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Greek, American, Fast food
3020 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-4017
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is hybrid Middle East + burger joint. The food is good and the staff is friendly. The fries were very good. We topped our dinner off with baklava.

Thank Clyde H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

They've been around forever, thank goodness! EXCELLENT food! Especially true if you go for the traditional gyro.

Thank VLD_60
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My mom and I ate here for lunch, she had the tenderloin and I had the coney dog, both were great and served with both fries and onion rings- very fresh.

Thank marcusleigh
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Ted's Coney Island (of the Mind) consistently provides quick counter service and quality fast food. I love the falafel sandwich, my husband stands by the gyro, and our teen delights in eating a plain hamburger. A steady standby that never misses a beat. Cool 80s...More

Thank asilemeter
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Fast food Greek done pretty darn well. There are a lot of options that allow diners to get what they want.

Thank dawnya
Reviewed 15 October 2016

You might from the name look for a hot dog joint. Yes dogs are served, but the Greek falafel was excellent. Truly Greek. We did the drive through and pared the false sandwich with a Greek salad. Fantastic.

Thank milehighbullet1
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place specialized in relatively fast food. Gyros are one of the best items and I highly recommend them here. Greek fries are very interesting and some people love them. Although the name implies that they would have great Coney Island style hot dogs, this...More

Thank seacorp
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Being from Chicago - I miss the neighborhood places with the gyros and hot dogs... but Ted's help ease this longing. Their food is good, quick, and fairly priced. You order at the counter and seat yourself. Nothing fancy, just a good quick meal on...More

Thank e_swanson86
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I was starving for dinner and all the restaurants were packed and all the fast food places had long lines. Ted's had no cars in the drive through, so I pulled in. I should have realized there were no cars for a reason. The chili...More

1  Thank MizzouMike
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We love Ted's for gyros. The gyros meat, which is a specially grilled lamb is done just right, not too dry and not too spicy. The sandwich is in a fresh pita which is soft and warm. They add their homemade creamy sauce (with chopped...More

Thank IowaMum
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3020 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-4017
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-243-8947
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